Below we discuss the most important features of e-learning voice overs, what they are used…
Explainer videos are a great way to get the customer’s attention. Not only because they allow you to explain concepts, but also because they are dynamic. But, if you still don’t know what an explainer video is or what a voice over is, don’t worry, here we explain it to you!
What are explainer videos?
An explainer video is basically a video, usually animated, that explains how to do things or clarifies some concepts. They are usually short and concise videos. An example of an explainer video is a tutorial. There, the video explains each step in a process. Whether it is a recipe, instructions on how to use a software, explanations about banking processes… all are examples of explainer videos.
Types of explainer videos
Animated explainer voiceovers are the most popular, but there are also other types of explainer videos. These include:
- Product and service simulation
- Live action, with real people and objects
What explainer videos are used for
These explainer videos are found in many industries. Their purpose is to explain the who, what, how and why of something. Some companies use explainer voice overs to promote a product. Others use them to provide information to their customers and employees. Some common uses of explainer voice-overs are:
- Promote products and services
- Provide product instructions
- Explaining new business policies
- Explain human resources processes
- Explaining how to use a website or shop online
- Explaining a concept
- And much more…
What is voice over?
Voiceover is the voice-over heard in the explainer video. Essentially, the voice-over is a script that is read and acted out according to what is happening in the video. In this sense, voice overs are better than subtitles as they allow the listener to concentrate on the images while listening to the audio. Otherwise, by focusing on the subtitles, they might miss important details.
Example of an explainer voiceover
Now, with these definitions of voiceover and explainer videos in mind, let’s look at an example.
This is an explainer video by British Voice Over Man Paul Urwin. In this video, Paul explains how Owmi, a free mobile app for posting and viewing lost and found object ads, works.
What the British Voice Over Man has to offer
Now that you’ve seen the example of the animated explainer voice over, let’s see how The British Voice Over Man can help you boost your explainer videos!
In addition to his voice, The British Voice Over Man also has the necessary experience. Paul not only has experience in voice-over, but also in editing, translation and business. Therefore, The British Voice Over Man offers added value.
In addition, Paul has his own professional recording studio. This way your explainer voiceover will have exceptional audio quality.
Get the perfect voice for your explainer videos
Paul, The British Voice Over Man, has the voice that your explainer videos need. This is because his voice has some of the characteristics that are ideal for explainer voice-overs. For example:
- Conversational style / corporate style
- Friendly voice
- British accent, that is considered attractive and professional
- Friendly, believable and engaging tone
- Masculine, deep and smooth voice
- Good pronunciation
- Moderate pace
Paul’s long history as a British male voice over actor and his distinctive voice-ideal for explainer videos-make him perfect for your project. If you’re still not convinced of his talent, you can check out some of his voiceover work here before making a decision. And if you’re ready to hire the British Voice Over Man, don’t hesitate to contact him!